Toyota Nigeria Limited has announced the recall of 900 units of RAV4 produced between 2006 and 2012 to fix possible faulty real seat belts. Mr. kunle Ade-Ojo, managing director of Toyota Nigeria Limited(TNL) said in Lagos on Tuesday that the recall was on proactive safety measure to avert danger.
He said,” the issue has to do with the metal frame of the two extreme seats”. In the event of an accident, the seat belt is expected to restrain you from being thrown overboard; but in this call in contact with the metal frame. This may cause some compromise to the system”.
He further added that it is a single process which will neither deface the vehicle nor diminish its beauty in any form.
Ade-Ojo however said that priority will be given to those who purchased their vehicles from any of its authorized dealers.